Tag Archives: Board of Education

Officials turn to audit following spike

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week approved a $34,000 contract with Sarraco Mechanical Services to conduct an energy audit at Woodland Regional High School to…

New bus contract in place for Region 16

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education and All-Star Transportation have agreed to terms on a new five-year busing contract. The school board, which oversees schools in Beacon…

Board takes step toward cooler school

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week took a step toward installing air conditioning at Woodland Regional High School. The board, which oversees schools in Beacon…

Board hires new associate principal for NHS

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School has a new associate principal, much to the chagrin of some students. The Board of Education voted unanimously to hire John Harris to fill the…

Board adds kindergarten teacher

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week approved an additional kindergarten teacher position at Prospect Elementary School for the 2017-18 school year due to increasing enrollment….

Position to oversee health, athletics in schools

NAUGATUCK — Athletics, physical education, health and more in borough schools will soon fall under the purview of a new position. The Board of Education last week approved a job…

School board to present spending plan

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education will present a $41.2 million budget proposal for the 2017-18 fiscal year at a public hearing on Wednesday. The spending plan…

Health care savings equal technology for school board

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Board of Education this month approved transferring $1.1 million in health care savings to pay for capital items. The anticipated surplus funds, which are in the…

Superintendent presents $41.4M budget proposal

REGION 16 — The starting point for Region 16’s 2017-18 school budget is a 2.26 percent increase. Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin last week presented a $41.4 million…

School spending plan earns praise

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education’s proposed budget for 2017-18 received high marks from borough officials. The Board of Finance on Monday unanimously approved the school board’s proposed $61.7 million…